The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. The Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service program areas are:
*Agriculture and Natural Resources
*Health and Human Sciences
*Economic and Community Development
April is National Financial Literacy Month, with a nationwide focus on maintaining healthy $ management habits and having a basic understanding of personal finance concepts. As you all well know, the more educated we are as consumers about how to budget our money, not spend beyond our means, use credit cards wisely and more, the better prepared we will be to handle job loss, foreclosure and other financial stressors.